Fine Antique Art Nouveau Carved Shell Cameo of Greek Goddess Ceres, the Goddess of Abundance and the Harvest, c 1900. Cameo is carved in 3 layers in high relief in very fine detail, with the top orange layer highlighting the Goddess' crown and stalk of wheat in her hair as well as the bodice of her gown.
Cameo is set in 10 K Yellow Gold Etched Bright Cut Mount. Original pin and period roll over locking c clasp in perfect working condition. Can be worn as either a brooch or a pendant with a fold down bale!Measures 1 7/8" x 1 1/2". A wearable work of art! Beautiful handcraftsmanship from a bygone era- a treasure to pass down to the next generation. A lovely antique cameo to add to your jewelry collection or to give as a gift to a special someone! The item "Fine Antique Art Nouveau Carved Shell Cameo Goddess Ceres 10K Yellow Gold Mount" is in sale since Friday, May 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Cameos". The seller is "colleenscameos" and is located in Newburgh, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.